Normal pressure hydrocephalus

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete


intellectual impairment

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

CT brain

CT revealed a marked dilatation of the lateral ventricles and third ventricle, without an apparent obstructive cause. Mild periventricular edema secondary to transependymal migration of cerebrospinal fluid. 

Case Discussion

This case shows findings suggestive of normal pressure hydrocephalus
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Case information

rID: 23167
Published: 26th May 2013
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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